Getting into the city couldn’t be easier, with over 8,500 parking spaces available in the city centre (maps at the bottom of the page show you where car parks are located), and 1,500 additional car parking spaces available at the Park & Rides. Free motorcycle parking is also available on Horsefair Street and Bowling Green Street in the city centre and in the following car parks: Newarke Street, Granville Road and Victoria Park.
The M1, Junction 21, or 22, provide good access to Leicester city centre. The M69 and M6 also offer easy access from Birmingham, Wales and the Southwest.
Follow the car park zone signs to find a space at one of the city’s many car parks - the maps at the bottom of the page show you where the car parks are located;
All of the multi-storey car parks in the city centre are extremely well sign-posted and have up-to-date real-time availability clearly shown, so if your first choice is full, carry on to the next car park with spaces.
You can also get updates from the traffic bulletins on BBC Radio Leicester - 104.9FM
Private Hire Taxis (city centre based)
Contact details for city centre based private hire taxi companies. Hackney carriages are also available on designated taxi ranks across the city.
ABC Taxis, 53A London Road. 01162555111 (Open 24 Hours)
Aylestone and Kings Taxi, 4 Wharf Street. 01162338888
A Zoom Taxis, 146 Belgrave Gate 01162512531
Circle Taxis, 17 St. Nicholas Place 07093302370 (Open 24 Hours)
Hansom Taxis, 48 London Road. 01162333333 (Open 24 Hours)
Highfields Taxis, Humberstone Gate. 01162624004 (Open until 23.30)
Swift Fox Cabs, 77A Church Road. 01162628222 (Open 24 Hours)
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